polestar

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noun pole·star \ˈpōl-ˌstär\

Definition of polestar

  1. 1 :  north star

  2. 2a :  a directing principle :  guideb :  a center of attraction

Examples of polestar in a sentence

  1. <under the polestar of progress, urban renewal programs gutted the historic districts of many cities>

1555

First Known Use of polestar

1555



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